Barney & Friends (1992–2009)
15 Sep. 2006Welcome, Cousin Riff/Special Skills
Barney has a tee-rific surprise for BJ and Baby Bop. Cousin Riff is moving to town! Riff amazes everyone with his awesome musical abilities. When Barney suggests that they put on a show, Riff becomes shy - he's never performed in a show before. With encouragement from Barney, Riff joins in and does what he knows best - making music!
19 Sep. 2006Airplanes/Boats
BJ brings his toy plane to the park. When curiosity gets the best of Riff, he ends up taking the plane apart to see how it works. Luckily, BJ isn't mad and shows Riff how to put the plane back together. Meanwhile, Baby Bop is having fun playing with her homemade boat. But she really wants is to ride in a big boat. BJ and Riff build her quite the surprise!
20 Sep. 2006Butterflies/Bugs
Baby Bop is sad she lost her pet caterpillar Monty. Barney and friends try to help her find him. When they discover Monty inside a chrysalis, everyone is excited to watch him become a butterfly! As BJ sets up a bug zoo in the caboose, Riff isn't sure he wants to be around bugs. When the park magically transforms into a theater with performing insects, Riff discovers that bugs don't bug him at all.
21 Sep. 2006Shapes/Colors
When Riff loses his lucky medal, he's afraid he won't be able to play games at the Shapes Carnival. Barney and his friends show Riff he doesn't need his medal to have fun. After it rains, Baby Bop spies a beautiful rainbow. When the others come to see it...it's gone. Baby Bop is very disappointed, so Barney and the others paint their own rainbow.
22 Sep. 2006Seeing/Hearing
An ordinary game of "hide and seek" takes a not-so-ordinary turn when Baby Bop claims that an elephant is hiding in the park! Barney and Riff are happy to play along, but BJ thinks that his sister may be "seeing things." Then, BJ and Riff have a friendly contest to see which of them can find the loudest sound in the park.
25 Sep. 2006Glad to Be Me/Arts
When Barney introduces shy Riff to some of his friends, Baby Bop ends up upset as the kids seem more impressed with Riff and his special talents. Barney helps Baby Bop discover there's more to being special than the things you can do. Then at the Art Festival in the park, BJ and Riff share some "musical art" and Baby Bop shares a painting of a very special friend...Barney!
26 Sep. 2006Movement/BJ's Snack Attack
The children in the park invite Barney to join them for a race. BJ and Baby Bop show him several ways to get ready for the big race by warming up and stretching. When BJ starts to feel sick after eating too many sweets, he lies down. Dreaming about a land where he eats as many sweets as he wants, BJ ends up with a big stomachache. Glad it was just a dream; BJ realizes he wants a healthy snack.
27 Sep. 2006Counting/Letters
BJ and Riff find a pirate map, but in order to find the treasure, they have to be able to count. Since Baby Bop has not learned to count yet, Barney offers to help teach her so she can participate. And Baby Bop discovers the greatest treasure in the world. Then it's time for a music concert in the park. As Riff works on his "one-man band," the others make posters for the show.
28 Sep. 2006Pets/Vets
BJ accidentally loses the dog he's sitting for, so Barney and his friends work together to find it. BJ discovers having a pet is a much bigger responsibility than he ever expected. When Baby Bop's favorite teddy bear is torn, Vet Barney and Vet Riff are there to help her out.
29 Sep. 2006Winter/Summer
Baby Bop learns about fun things to do in winter, and she expectantly waits for the first snowfall; B.J. discovers fun things to do in the summertime, including relaxing activities.
2 Oct. 2006Caring/Rhythm
It's Barney's birthday and there are surprises around every corner. Riff worries that his handmade gift won't be good enough, but Barney knows the best gift of all is one that comes from the heart. Meanwhile Baby Bop is practicing her marching because she will be joining a real marching rhythm band. But she's having trouble keeping a beat. Barney and his friends help her find the rhythm.
3 Oct. 2006Playing Games/Fun with Reading
Baby Bop has trouble following the rules and taking turns while playing games. Barney and Riff help her see that rules make games fun for everyone! When BJ hurts his toe while pretending to be Captain Pickles, he doesn't want to rest in the caboose. Barney reminds him of the wonderful world of books. The dinos decide to write their own book...based on the exciting adventures of Captain Pickles!
4 Oct. 2006Making Mistakes/Separation
BJ's enthusiastic efforts to decorate the park go awry when he accidentally paints the caboose several different colors. Barney helps BJ learn that everyone makes mistakes. Baby Bop can't wait for BJ and Riff to go on their camping trip so she can have Barney and the park all to herself. But once they're gone, she discovers she misses them more than she expected!
5 Oct. 2006Days of the Week/Sharing
BJ, Baby Bop and Riff can hardly wait for the petting zoo to come to the park. Barney helps them pass the time by teaching them about the days of the week. When the animals finally arrive, everyone realizes that it was worth the wait! Riff feels terrible when he accidentally wrecks BJ's beloved scooter. Riff and Baby Bop decide to have a sale in the park to raise money to buy BJ a new scooter.
6 Oct. 2006Rabbits/Ducks and Fish
When Baby Bop's snacks are eaten, detective BJ helps her find which animal is the culprit. Barney sees Riff protecting a nest full of duck eggs. They leave the eggs to look for food for when the ducklings arrive. When they return, Riff is pleasantly surprised to find the eggs have cracked open and the baby ducklings have hatched!
9 Oct. 2006Mother Goose/Fairy Tales
BJ is surprised to learn that "The Land of Mother Goose" truly exists. Several Mother Goose characters have come to ask for help; parts of their rhymes are missing! Baby Bop can't wait to see what's in the box that Barney, BJ, Riff and some children are wrapping. Barney tells a story while they wait. And Baby Bop realizes that sometimes waiting is a good thing!
10 Oct. 2006Things I Can Do/Differences
Baby Bop isn't satisfied with the things she can do. She wants to play the keyboard like Riff and skate like Barney. Nobody can cheer her up, until she unexpectedly gets the whole park dancing - and realizes there are things she can do! When the kids unintentionally leave a boy in a wheelchair out of their play, Barney steps in to help. Everyone feels excluded sometimes...even Barney!
11 Oct. 2006Dancing/Singing
Jamal has never danced before and is too shy to try. On the day of the big dance party in the park, Barney and his friends introduce Jamal to many kinds of dance. Barney assures Jamal that he can do anything he puts his mind to - even dance. With Barney's help, Jamal finally finds his groove and has fun dancing with his friends! Barney tells Baby Bop the story of "The Princess Without a Song to Sing." In this original fairytale, Baby Bop imagines herself as the "sad little princess" trying to find her unique song. Barney, BJ and Riff all become characters in the story...
13 Oct. 2006China/Kenya
BJ's pen pal from China is coming for a visit! BJ wants the park decorated so his pen pal feels right at home, but his pen pal wants to see how BJ really lives! When Mrs. Matuma's Harambee Dance Troupe arrives and performs a show of African music and dance, Barney and his friends pull together in the true spirit of Harambee!